World First Aid Day

This year’s World First Aid day was held on Tuesday, 9. 9.2019 on Vysokomýt’s Square. It is announced annually by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent. Around 170 national Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in the world are involved in this event promoting the importance of first aid knowledge. As every year, our unit together with the professional unit from Vysoké Mýto participated in this event, which took place at Vysokomýt’s Square. Among other things, the medical rescue Service of the Pardubice Region, the police of the Czech Republic and the city police were also visible. Also, everyone could try the difficulty of cardiopulmonary resuscitation on mannequin or how to proceed with the treatment of various injuries.